Lonely Planet Writer

Spring flowers around the world

Spring has sprung in the northern hemisphere and locals and visitors have been enjoying the colourful displays along with the weather this week. Here’s a look at spring flowers around the world from Asia to America via Europe.

Colorful tulips at the Emirgan Park in Sariyer district of Istanbul, Turkey. Photo: Getty Images
Colorful tulips at the Emirgan Park in Sariyer district of Istanbul, Turkey. Photo: Getty Images
A goose sits between daffodils on a meadow in the zoo Hellabrunn, Munich. Photo: Getty Images
A goose sits between daffodils on a meadow in the zoo Hellabrunn, Munich. Photo: Getty Images
Aerial view of azaleas in bloom at a scenic spot on April 7, 2019 in Bijie, Guizhou Province of China. Photo: Getty Images
Aerial view of azaleas in bloom at a scenic spot on April 7, 2019 in Bijie, Guizhou Province of China. Photo: Getty Images
Azalea flowers are seen during the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship at Augusta National Golf Club. Photo: Getty Images
Azalea flowers are seen during the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship at Augusta National Golf Club. Photo: Getty Images
 Tulips alonga roadside in North Rhine-Westphalia, Sassenberg  - people are free to pick a bunch and take home.  Image: Getty
Tulips alonga roadside in North Rhine-Westphalia, Sassenberg - people are free to pick a bunch and take home. Image: Getty
People enjoy a sunny day, with flowers in foreground and Christ the Saviour Cathedral in the background Moscow.Photo: Getty Images
People enjoy a sunny day, with flowers in foreground and Christ the Saviour Cathedral in the background Moscow.Photo: Getty Images
Tourists visit a Phlox subulata field in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu Province of China. Photo: Getty Images
Tourists visit a Phlox subulata field in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu Province of China. Photo: Getty Images
 A  woman photographs the flowering cherry trees in Heerstraße , Bonn. Photo: Getty Images
A woman photographs the flowering cherry trees in Heerstraße , Bonn. Photo: Getty Images
A couple taking a photo  in front of cherry blossoms along the Kandagawa river in Tokyo, Japan. Photo: Getty Images
A couple taking a photo in front of cherry blossoms along the Kandagawa river in Tokyo, Japan. Photo: Getty Images
Cherry trees in full bloom with Thomas Jefferson Memorial seen in the background during 'National Cherry Blossom Festival 'in Washington, DC, United States. Photo: Getty Images
Cherry trees in full bloom with Thomas Jefferson Memorial seen in the background during 'National Cherry Blossom Festival 'in Washington, DC, United States. Photo: Getty Images